Magnitude 7.6 quake strikes off Central America

Honduras: 7.6 Earthquake Triggers Tsunami alert

Honduras: 7.6 Earthquake Triggers Tsunami alert

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in the United States issued the warning for Jamaica, also placing Cuba, Mexico, Honduras and Belize on alert.

The singer felt the effects of the 7.6 magnitude quake that struck off the coast of Honduras on Tuesday night (Jan. 9), which shook parts of the Cayman and Caribbean Islands and Cancun.

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The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said a tsunami advisory was in effect for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands after the quake and warned of possible waves up to 1 meter (3 feet) above tide level.

Hazardous waves, between 0.3 meters and 1 meter above tide level, are forecast to hit Honduras and Belize. The tremor struck in the sea about 125 miles (202 kilometers) north-northeast of Barra Patuca, Honduras, and 188 miles (303 kilometers) southwest of George Town, Cayman Islands.

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There have been no immediate reports of damage or injuries, however, this is an ongoing story and more will be available as information is released.

The powerful quake was initially measured at 7.8, but later revised.

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The National Coordinator of Civil Protection in Mexico Luis Felipe Puente wrote, "Based on information from the Tsunami Alert Center @SEMAR_mx, we ruled out the possibility of the generation of a #Tsunami".

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